Three metric system problems
1.
How many centimeters are in 3 kilometers?
2.
A person has two glasses of water. One has 130 milliliters in it. The other has 6 centiliters in it. What is the total amount of water in
milliliters? What is the total amount of
water in centiliters? The water in
both glasses is poured into a 1.0 liter jug.
What percent of the jug is empty?
3.
A rectangle has one side that is 2 meters and a second side that is 320 centimeters
wide. What is the perimeter of the
rectangle in meters and in centimeters?
What is the area of the rectangle in square meters and square centimeters?
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Here is a sheet with the unit prefixes.
Prefix

Ratio to Basic Unit

Kilo

1,000

Hecto

100

Deka

10

Basic

1

Deci

1/10

Centi

1/100

Milli

1/1000

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